Kanawha County Schools News

High School Choice Program 2015 Applications

Beginning April 1, current eighth graders may begin the process of selecting the high school they wish to attend based on their career emphasis or academics through our High School of Choice Program. This program is available for students to attend a school outside their residential attendance boundaries for the purpose of an Academic Pathway, Career Academies, or Magnet Program.

Andrew Jackson Middle School Students Excel in County, Regional, and State Academic Competitions

Andrew Jackson Middle School students have placed highly in several competitions around the state this year.

Spring 2015 School Calendar Changes

Due to the recent inclement weather closings, the traditional school calendar will now include May 28-29 and June 1-3 as make up days. The year-round school calendar will now include April 13-17 and June 1 as make up days.

Technology Changing The Snow Day

The weather recently has cancelled classes across the state and kept a lot of kids at home. But in today's world, it no longer means kids get a day away from school.

Kanawha County Student Accepted to National Youth Orchestra

Capital High School student Pete Nichols is the first West Virginian to be accepted to the National Youth Orchestra. He will perform at Carnegie Hall before leaving on a seven-city tour of China this summer. More than 1,000 teenagers auditioned for this year's orchestra and 110 were accepted.